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Title: newest version of electrical protection handbook now available subject: selecting protective devices (spd) electrical handbook gives the electrical industry a practical guide on product applications based on the 2014 national electrical code (nec®. The designer of an electrical system has the responsibility to meet code requirements and to ensure that the equipment and conductors within a system are protected against current flows that will produce destructive temperatures above specified rating and design limits.
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